A nude portrait by Amedeo Modigliani sold for $157.2 million at Sotheby’s on Monday, achieving the 4th-highest price for any work of art at auction but failing to set a new record for the artist. Sotheby’s had estimated “Nu couché” to sell for in excess of $150 million, which made the 1917...
Sotheby's just set a record for late artist Amadeo Modigliani. His 1917 masterpiece, "Nu Couche," just sold for $139 million, but when the auction house's fees are tacked on, the buyer will shell out.. Source: Inside Edition -
May.15 -- Brooke Lampley, vice chairman of the fine arts division at Sothebys, discusses an art auction including Amedeo Modigliani's work. She speaks with Tom Keene and Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Christie's sale of a Picasso nude for $115 million kick-started what some experts have been calling "the sale of the century" -- over 1,000 works of art and fine objects from the storied collection of.. Source: Wochit -
The Spring auction at Sotheby's is bringing the heat with some expensive art work. One Modigliani nude from 1917 is expected to sell for more than $150 million. It was last sold at auction in 2003 for.. Source: Inside Edition -